Archive for August 1st, 2011

Apple iPhone 5 not out till October, report says (Digital Trends)

August 1, 2011
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Apple accidentally charges up to $4,000 for OS X Lion downloads (Yahoo! News)

August 1, 2011
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NYSE-Deutsche Boerse to jump to top options spot (Reuters)

August 1, 2011
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CHICAGO (Reuters) – NYSE Euronext and Germany’s Deutsche Boerse AG will become the market leader of the ultra-competitive U.S. options trading industry once their merger is complete, data from clearinghouse OCC showed on Monday.
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Dow skids on manufacturing report, giving up gains (AP)

August 1, 2011
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NEW YORK – The debt deal rally lasted all of 30 minutes. After gaining 139 points minutes after the market opened Monday, the Dow Jones industrial average sharply reversed course, shedding all of those gains after a key manufacturing index tumbled in July.
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What Type Of Metal Works Best For Doors?

August 1, 2011
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When you are building a new home, you should really consider having metal doors. These offer much better protection than wooden doors or plastic doors because they cannot be broken unless someone has a set of tools. You can be sure while you are asleep in your new home that no harm will come...
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How To Construct A Fence

August 1, 2011
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Putting a fence around your property is a good idea because it can help to keep people and animals from going onto your lawn. A serious criminal will be able to jump the fence, of course, but you can still use it as a place to put security alarms and cameras so that the...
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Float Reader aims to make reading social, courtesy of Scribd (Appolicious)

August 1, 2011
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I don’t really feel like my Internet reading needs to be more social, but the team at Scribd, the web publishing company, feels a bit differently, as evidenced by its new social reading app Float Reader, for iPhones 3GS and 4 and third- and fourth-gen iPod Touch. I’ve hit my personal limit for social...
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Roboto leads iPad Games of the Week (Appolicious)

August 1, 2011
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Roboto leads iPad Games of the Week 
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Take the hoverboard from Back to the Future, place a cartoony robot on top, add in 2D platformer action with 3D backgrounds, and you’ve got Roboto. It’s one of the most content-rich, fun iOS games to come along this year, and it’s this weeks must-install. Add in a gross-out-good puzzler, take to the skies...
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Asian markets jump as Obama announces US debt deal (AP)

August 1, 2011
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SINGAPORE – Asian stock markets jumped Monday after President Barack Obama announced a last-minute agreement to raise the government’s debt limit and avoid a default.
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Deal in sight, global markets look up to Monday (AP)

August 1, 2011
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Investors said an agreement announced Sunday night to raise the federal government’s borrowing limit staves off a possible market disaster.
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